TITLE

Living in a World of Risk

AUTHOR(S)
Coote, Jennifer
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Future Times;2007, Vol. 2, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Information on an article by sociologist U. Beck in Volume 35 of "Economy and Society" is offered. The article notes the irony of risk, as exemplified by climate change. The reactions to risk that the article identified are denial, apathy and transformation. According to the article, international policies reflect opposing risk beliefs.
ACCESSION #
25472917

 

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